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[movies]"My Fear #2" by Cloud Control - BTR Live Studio [ep53]
Australian band Cloud Control plays guitar-and-keys-driven music reminiscent of early 80s pop and college rock. Here they play "My Fear #2" from their album, 'Bliss Release.' /// Complete radio broadcast and playlist: http://bit.ly/oHCauV /// Official Website for Cloud Control: http://www.cloudcontrolband.com/
Keywords: music; cloud control; btr live studio; maia macdonald; australia; live; indie; rock; music; nyc
Downloads: 7
[movies]"Tragic" by Grieves - BTR Live Studio [ep40]
Rapper Grieves and producer Budos stop by Live Studio to perform their song "Tragic" off their album, 'Together/Apart,' debuting with the popular, Minneapolis-based hip hop label, Rhymesayers Entertainment. Grieves on the Rhymesayers website: http://rhymesayers.com/grieves
Keywords: music; grieves; breakthru radio; rhymesayers; hip hop; rap; live; music; nyc; minneapolis; maia macdonald
Downloads: 4
[movies]"Giordano Bruno" by Sherlock's Daughter - BTR Live Studio [ep42]
Self-proclaiming their genre as “Psychefaeriedelica,” Australia’s Sherlock’s Daughter features aesthetically sweet rock graced with airy voices, thoughtful lyrics, and great melodies. Sherlock’s Daughter on Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/sherlocksdaughter
Keywords: music; sherlocks daughter; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; brooklyn; australia
Downloads: 3
[movies]"Perfect Day" by Cassettes Won't Listen - BTR Live Studio [ep39]
Brooklyn’s Cassettes Won’t Listen (now based in L.A.) plays electronic pop music, weaving together playful melodies with an 80’s influenced style. The music is lively, original, and strikingly charming. Official website for Cassettes Won't Listen: http://www.cassetteswontlisten.com/
Keywords: music; cassettes wont listen; breakthru radio; live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; electronic
Downloads: 3
[movies]"Be My Man" by Asa - BTR Live Studio [ep35]
Asa, currently on a world-wide tour, performs soul music with a spicy kick of pop and a side of reggae that will have you hooked. Official website for Asa: http://www.asa-official.com/
Keywords: music; asa; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live studio; live; world; music; soul; nyc
Downloads: 13
[movies]"Headphones On" by Melissa Ferrick - BTR Live Studio [ep55]
Melissa Ferrick is a singer-songwriter unafraid to bare all through music. With songs that tell stories evoking a raw vulnerability, her performances are full of spark and conviction, revealing her as a woman intensely connected, emotionally and intimately, to her art. In a career stretching over two decades and nearly fifteen independently-released albums, Ferrick has shared stages with the likes of Morrissey and Bob Dylan...
Keywords: music; melissa ferrick; folk; singer-songwriter; btr live studio; breakthru radio; live; maia macdonald; nyc
Downloads: 10
[movies]"Friends Like Those" by Robert Ellis - BTR Live Studio [ep46]
Robert Ellis is a Texan singer-songwriter who sings with an old soul. While his songs have the feel of classic country, they appeal to modern ears with their true-to-the-heart lyrics and timeless aura. Here he performs his song, "Friends Like Those," off his new album 'Photographs.' Official website for Robert Ellis: http://www.robertellismusic.com/
Keywords: music; robert ellis; country; roots; folk; singer; songwriter; breakthru radio; live studio; maia macdonald; texas; nyc
Downloads: 11
[movies]"Puzzle Pieces" by Saint Motel - BTR Live Studio [ep60]
The indie-pop gems of Los Angeles group Saint Motel shimmer brightly and sweetly, with a radio-ready polished sound. Recalling the inviting keyboards of Keane, the whimsical tone of The Morning Benders, and the pitch-perfect harmonies of Local Natives, “Puzzle Pieces” is a rollicking anthem that swells up and sweeps smoothly through in all the right places. Although known for presenting themed concerts, like “Zombie Prom,” Saint Motel have also played alongside acts like Girl Talk, Ariel...
Keywords: music; saint motel; breakthru radio; btr live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; pop. nyc
Downloads: 31
[movies]Modern Rivals - BTR Live Studio [ep177]
Modern Rivals are five friends, some of whom have been playing music together since middle school. The Brooklyn-based quintet blends carefully orchestrated guitars, keyboards, and loops with clean vocals full of "oohs" and "aahs," taking cues from the likes of Local Natives and Animal Collective, to create an atmosphere of warm, lush tones. Currently at work on their first full length album, the band sat down with Maia to talk about growing up together and the benefits of crafting longer records...
Keywords: music; modern rivals; pins and stitches; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; pop
Downloads: 2
[movies]Monogold - BTR Live Studio [ep203]
Monogold is a self-produced three piece hailing from Brooklyn, NY, with a band name inspired by the French artist Yves Klein's practice of tricking his rich clients into giving him their gold to use in paintings, then stealing it for himself. With wide-ranging influences in new wave, indie rock, avant-garde, and folk, their songs' strong rhythmic foundations and unique vocals make for danceable, atmospheric compositions that are catchy and entirely their own...
Keywords: music; monogold; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york; indie; rock
Downloads: 4
[movies]"Red Paint" by Lauren Shera - BTR Live Studio [ep48]
Lauren Shera plays inspiring folk music with heart. Her emotive voice and lightly strummed guitar portray the poignancy of her music with ease. Here she plays “Red Paint” from her album, ‘Once I Was A Bird.’ /// Official Website for Lauren Shera: http://www.laurenshera.com
Keywords: music; lauren shera; folk; singer; songwriter; live studio; maia macdonald; breakthru radio; live; indie; rock; music; nyc
Downloads: 5
[movies]"Glowing Mouth" by Milagres - BTR Live Studio [ep41]
Brooklyn band Milagres plays a brand of rock that’s more dynamic than most -- unafraid to shift from atmospheric and soft to forceful and loud within a mere moment or over the progressive course of a song. Their music can be upbeat or melancholy, relying on the traditional rock combo of guitars, drums, and bass along with rich vocal harmonies, keys and electronic elements, extra percussion, and even orchestral arrangements...
Keywords: music; milagres; kill rock stars; live studio; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; brooklyn; live; indie; rock; music; nyc
Downloads: 6
[movies]Citizens! - BTR Live Studio [ep182]
Citizens! is a new band on the French label, Kitsuné, comprised of five guys from London and produced by Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos. Embracing pop in all its forms and experimenting with creating a new sound, the result is infectious, with a bit of glam attitude and more than a little funk mixed into their indie pop sound. The band played some songs and sat down with Maia to talk about their video for "True Romance," and their rules for recording...
Keywords: music; citizens; true romance; kitsune; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; dance; pop; synth
Downloads: 2
[movies]Zongo Junction - BTR Live Studio [ep141]
Along with the rising Afrobeat scene in NYC, the twelve piece ensemble Zongo Junction has gained notoriety in the city. Afrobeat, which could be described as a politically motivated combination of funk, jazz and Nigerian Yoruba music, is known for complex rhythms and high energy tunes. After extensive tour on the east and west coasts, Zongo Junction has built a reputation on their ability to get a crowd moving...
Keywords: music; zongo junction; afrobeat; live; music; nyc; ensemble; breakthru radio; btr; btrtv; maia macdonald; btr live studio
Downloads: 9
[movies]"All Our Days And Nights" by Chris Mills - BTR Live Studio [ep31]
Singer-songwriter Chris Mills plays folky indie-rock that's -- there's no other way to describe it -- just plain catchy. Chris Mills on Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/chrismillsmusic
Keywords: music; chris bills; maia macdonald; breakthru radio; live studio; nyc; brooklyn; chicago; singer; songwriter; live; indie; rock; music
Downloads: 3
[movies]"Mirror" by The Binary Marketing Show - BTR Live Studio [ep62.5]
Here's another song showcasing the avante-garde soundscapes of The Binary Marketing Show. /// The band’s latest album, Ventricular Beats (Experimental Circuits and Devices), is out now. /// Complete radio broadcast and playlist: http://bit.ly/pjaja0 /// The Binary Marketing Show on Bandcamp: http://thebinarymarketingshow.bandcamp.com
Keywords: music; binary marketing show; breakthru radio; btr live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; eletronic; post-rock
Downloads: 2
[movies]"Only the Smart Ones" by Lightouts - BTR Live Studio [ep52]
Gavin Rhodes and Greg Nelson are Lightouts. The duo plays tightly-structured guitar-driven rock songs with a pop sensibility. Here, they play "Only the Smart Ones" from their recent maxi-single for "See Clear." /// Official website for Lightouts: http://www.lightouts.com/
Keywords: music; lightouts; btr live studio; maia macdonald; gavin rhodes; greg nelson; guitar rock; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; brooklyn; gowanus
Downloads: 3
[movies]"Levrolution" by American Royalty - BTR Live Studio [ep 54]
Los Angeles-based American Royalty is an energetic young trio that packs soul, synths and rock & roll swagger into a single neat package. On their single "Levrolution" (from the EP El Ardemo), watch out for harmonies that ooze blues, electronic beats that swell and surge, and classic guitar riffs that cut like a knife. It's a genre-bending tune soaked in infectious melodies. /// Complete radio broadcast and playlist: http://bit.ly/q8KUbY /// American Royalty on Bandcamp: http://americanroyalty.b...
Keywords: music; american royalty; btr live studio; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; los angeles
Downloads: 7
[movies]"As Of Now" by Me You Us Them - BTR Live Studio [ep49]
Brooklyn's Me You Us Them plays straight ahead rock music with plenty of loud guitars and a driving rhythm section. Here they play "As Of Now" off of their album, 'Post-Data.' /// Official website for Me You Us Them: http://meyouusthem.com
Keywords: music; me you us them; breakthru radio; live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; brooklyn
Downloads: 2
[movies]"Drugs" by Me You Us Them - BTR Live Studio [ep49.5]
Here's a special extra video of Brooklyn's Me You Us Them playing "Drugs" off of their album, 'Post-Data.' /// Official website for Me You Us Them: http://meyouusthem.com
Keywords: music; me you us them; breakthru radio; live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; brooklyn
Downloads: 2
[movies]"Unwilling" by The Binary Marketing Show - BTR Live Studio [ep62]
Brooklyn’s The Binary Marketing Show creates avant-garde soundscapes, spattered with spooky noises, eerie vocal work, and pulsing beats. With multiple releases of varying sounds in their repertoire, the group understand the art of unpredictability and mysteriousness, much like the bands Animal Collective and Grizzly Bear. Their songs, like “Unwilling,” never seem to start and end on the same page, moving along via clamoring segues and playful percussive arrangements, as ethereal crooning m...
Keywords: music; binary marketing show; breakthru radio; btr live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; eletronic; post-rock
Downloads: 3
[movies]"Lechuguilla" by Helado Negro - BTR Live Studio [ep51]
Helado Negro, the musical outlet of Roberto Carlos Lange, is a blending of cultures and sounds -- electronic and indie rock music infused with Latin rhythms and vibes. Here, Helado Negro, plays "Lechuguilla," from the recently released album, 'Canta Lechuza.' /// Helado Negro on Bandcamp: http://heladonegro.bandcamp.com/
Keywords: music; helado negro; maia macdonald; btr live studio; breakthru radio; asthmatic kitty; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; latin
Downloads: 4
[movies]Lost Boy? - BTR Live Studio [ep170]
Lost Boy? began as NY musician Davey Jones issuing forth DIY releases and free downloads with titles and artwork playing on pop culture, featuring songs that explore familiar territory -- invoking the attack of The Fall, the voice and unfiltered honesty of Daniel Johnston, the clever tunefulness of REM, the noise of Dinosaur Jr, and the bashing of early Nirvana. But, these days, Jones is joined by a full band, bringing new life to his lo-fi jams...
Keywords: music; lost boy; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; psych; pop; lo fi
Downloads: 8
[movies]Railbird - BTR Live Studio [ep169]
Railbird is an experimental pop band from Brooklyn, NY. Their new EP, Lucky, will be released on November 27, until then, fans can enjoy the single "Jump Ship," which features ANTI recording artist Sean Rowe and Sarah Barthel of Phantogram. They stopped by BTR Live Studio for a live preview of the new tracks, and to chat with Maia about how their songs evolve. /// Featured song: “Remember” /// Railbird’s “Jump Ship” single is available now...
Keywords: music; railbird; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; new york; pop
Downloads: 10
[movies]Xenia Rubinos - BTR Live Studio [ep215]
The music of Xenia Rubinos is uniquely dependent on beats in a big way; drummer Marco Buccelli contributes much more than just your standard percussion, crafting entire soundscapes from a mish-mash of drums and effects, tirelessly modified and honed into one of the most impressive music-making machines we've had the pleasure of seeing in action. Xenia, herself, is a force to be reckoned with, culling enormous vocal power into dramatic tunes that she propels through her keyboard...
Keywords: music; xenia rubinos; nyc; new york; breakthru radio; btr; btrtv; live; indie; rock; music; btr live studio; maia macdonald
Downloads: 12
[movies]The Tablets - BTR Live Studio [ep227]
The Tablets is the music of Liz Godoy, whose background growing up as a dancer in Mexico and her time in the band The Fearsome Sparrow inspired her to work on music that is solely hers. Speckled with hints of Sixties pop, shoegaze, new wave, and lo-fi indie rock, her music is meticulously arranged (along with co-producer/bandmate Brenden Beu) and can happen live in any form from a duo up to seven musicians, varying from show to show...
Keywords: music; the tablets; btr live studio; breakthru radio; btrtv; maia macdonald; new york; nyc; live; indie; rock; music; brooklyn; electro
Downloads: 2
[movies]Plume Giant - BTR Live Studio [ep241]
Plume Giant is a chamber folk trio of Yale graduates who use viola, violin, guitar, and their voices -- among a few other instruments to fill things out -- to make a huge, beautiful sound. Beginning in their college town of New Haven, Connecticut, the group recently packed up and moved their acoustic instruments (and presumably some clothes and furniture, etc.) to Brooklyn, where they seem to be settling in just fine...
Keywords: music; btr live studio; breakthru radio; btrtv; plume giant; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; folk; chamber; pop; brooklyn; yale
Downloads: 3
[movies]Lazyeyes - BTR Live Studio [ep200]
Leaving behind the more aggressive group The Twees, Jason Abrishami started Brooklyn indie band Lazyeyes with the intention of creating a more dynamic form of pop music in a positive environment. Coming from the Brooklyn art scene, this group makes major use of delay effects (among others) to turn out a constantly evolving batch of fresh songs. /// Featured Song: “Wait” /// Lazyeyes’ debut, self-titled EP is available now...
Keywords: music; lazyeyes; wait; jason abrishami; delay; brooklyn; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york
Downloads: 2
[movies]Still Corners - BTR Live Studio [ep242]
Still Corners is the duo of Greg Hughes and Tessa Murray. Hughes -- from Austin, Texas, but residing in London for the past decade -- is constantly developing his production and songwriting through the project. With a minimal setup of drum machine, guitar, and synth, the duo pours tons of emotion into their dreamy, cinematic pop songs. They stopped by the studio to play some tunes from their latest release, and to talk about the unlikely way they got together...
Keywords: music; breakthru radio; btr live studio; btrtv; maia macdonald; still corners; all i know; strange pleasures; new york; nyc; sub pop; live; indie; rock; music
Downloads: 25
[movies]Lightning Love - BTR Live Studio [ep161]
Lightning Love are an indie pop trio from Ypsilanti, Michigan. The band began with Leah Diehl's solo demos of voice and piano, and was later fleshed out to a fuller sound with the help of her brother Aaron on drums and guitarist Ben Collins. Using simple pop structures as a basis for strong, confessional songs with a sweet, self-deprecating tone (sure, call it twee if you must) has worked well for the band, leading to extensive touring and growing national attention...
Keywords: music; lightning love; michigan; btrtv; btr live studio; breakthru radio; i know; blonde album; quite scientific; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; new york; pop; ypsilanti
Downloads: 3
[movies]Villagers - BTR Live Studio [ep219]
Conor J. O’Brien -- whose Dublin-based band, Villagers, has been nominated for a Mercury Prize, won an Ivor Novello Award, and shared stages with some of the biggest names in music -- delivers an intimate, solo performance of his songs here on BTR Live Studio. In a departure from his previous effort, O'Brien embraces collaboration, instrumental music, and a whole lot of symbolism and poetic storytelling to achieve something that he feels is secular yet spiritual, and which sings the things tha...
Keywords: music; breakthru radio; dublin; btr live studio; villagers; nothing arrived; awayland; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; new york; nyc; btrtv; acoustic; singer; songwriter
Downloads: 21
[movies]Careful - BTR Live Studio [ep160]
Eric Lindley is a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and producer with a tendency towards sparseness and experimentation in his Careful project. An unconventional use of auto-tuned vocals over indie folk sets him apart from most dudes with guitars, and sets a strangely unsettling tone for his masterfully concocted, lovely songs. Featured song: “Carnival” /// Because I Am Always Talking is available now in digital and CD formats, with vinyl coming soon...
Keywords: music; eric lindley; careful; btrtv; btr live studio; breakthru radio; carnival; because i am always talking; maia macdonald; folk; experimental; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; new york
Downloads: 1
[movies]Prince Rama - BTR Live Studio [ep218]
While Prince Rama is a band in the sense that it contains people making music, recording albums, and going on tour, there's a whole world of other activity going on with this Brooklyn-based group. Taraka and Nimai Larson have been experimenting with their music in different forms over the years in vastly different environs: living in ashrams, working for utopian architects, writing manifestos, and delivering lectures from pools of fake blood...
Keywords: music; prince rama; xo; psych; mysticism; breakthru radio; btr; btr live studio; maia macdonald; live; indie; music; new york; nyc; btrtv; rock; world
Downloads: 6
[movies]Hey Anna - BTR Live Studio [ep198]
Hey Anna is a band with a distinct advantage over most: their core members have been playing music together their whole lives. The Rauch-Sasseen sisters (Anna, Erin, and Katie) hail from New Jersey and swap lead vocals and instruments in the band, which is rounded out with drums and lead guitar from two long-time best friends. The result is a mixture of gentle vocal harmonies, solid pop jams, and alt-rock hooks...
Keywords: music; hey anna; blackout; nj; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york; brooklyn; indie; folk
Downloads: 3
[movies]Golden Suits - BTR Live Studio [ep256]
Golden Suits is Fred Nicolaus from the band Department of Eagles. His experience co-writing songs for that group, combined with a strange year which included a rat-infested apartment, a painful breakup, an emotional trip to Germany, and other challenges inspired Nicolaus to write a solo album. With a nod to classic pop and the aid of contributions from members of Grizzly Bear, Ava Luna, and Mason Jar Music, Golden Suits' music combines nostalgia, sentimentality, obscure literary references, and ...
Keywords: music; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; golden suits; fred nicolaus; department of eagles; live; indie; rock; music; swimming in 99; new york; nyc; maia macdonald
Downloads: 5
[movies]Daytona - BTR Live Studio [ep159]
Daytona are a young Brooklyn indie rock trio whose members boast backgrounds in notably boisterous acts Harlem and Wild Yaks. Think of this project as an antidote to the late night parties and wild shredding found in those bands. Through gentle melodies, Daytona produce pop jams that ably alternate between cheery or melancholy from moment to moment. The guys stopped by the studio to share some songs from their EP and to discuss the challenges of picking a band name...
Keywords: music; daytona; btrtv; btr; breakthru radio; indie; rock; music; pop; band; nyc; youre in beijing; btr live studio; maia macdonald; wild yaks; harlem; storm so long
Downloads: 1
[movies]Fletcher C. Johnson - BTR Live Studio [ep204]
Fletcher C. Johnson is conveniently the leader of the band, Fletcher C. Johnson. Based in Brooklyn, his group blazes through the distortion-heavy garage rock genre with catchy vocals and big hooks. Currently on their first national tour and coming off SXSW adventures promoting their debut LP on Burger Records, the band is on the West Coast spreading their good vibes through the end of the month. /// Salutations is out now on Burger Records...
Keywords: music; fletcher c. johnson; lost my head; burger records; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york; fuzz; garage; indie; rock
Downloads: 2
[movies]"Internet Song" by Birds In Weather - BTR Live Studio [ep252.5]
Birds in Weather is a Brooklyn indie rock trio whose meteorological moniker is more than just an excuse to put birds on their artwork (though that does tend to happen). Comprised of a painter, an opera singer, and an alcohol distiller who were brought together by floods in both Brooklyn and Denmark, BiW craft dynamic, Velvety art-pop songs. Here, we present an additional video from their recent session, featuring a performance of their “Internet Song.” /// Featured song: “Internet Song” ...
Keywords: music; birds in weather; internet song; live studio; btr live studio; breakthru radio; btrtv; live; indie; rock; music; new york; nyc; maia macdonald; hans viets
Downloads: 11
[movies]Howth - BTR Live Studio - [ep258]
Previously seen on an episode of Serious Business On BTR (where we all learned how to properly pronounce their name), Howth just couldn't get enough and had to get back in the studio... Okay, the fact is they've got a whole new batch of tunes and want to get the word out about them. Even better, though, these songs are all about Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles -- no joke. Our 80s/90s nostalgia radar went off, too, but the band manages to make better thematic use of the TMNT to cover some serious an...
Keywords: music; howth; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; leonardo; maia macdonald; newkirk; live; indie; rock; music; new york; nyc; teenage mutant ninja turtles; tmnt
[movies]Balthrop, Alabama - BTR Live Studio [ep173]
Brooklyn indie folk-rock art collective Balthrop, Alabama, brings to mind the excitement and warmth of a party with all your family, friends, and neighbors in your childhood living room. Founded by Alabama-born songwriter-siblings Pascal and Lauren Balthrop, the “town” has a population somewhere around 10 at any given time, often including enough members of other notable NYC acts to make it a veritable supergroup, and always including live drawing by artist Michael Arthur...
Keywords: music; balthrop alabama; end up records; we have electricity; artifacts; folk; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; indie; rock; music; nyc; drawing
Downloads: 10
[movies]Blood Red Shoes - BTR Live Studio [ep226]
Blood Red Shoes is a rock n' roll band from Brighton, England, made up of the duo of Laura-Mary Carter on guitar and Steven Ansell on drums, with both contributing vocals. Big riffs, impossible drumming, and epic pop songs about mortality, alienation, escape, and hope, all bolstered by a fierce live show and a dry sense of humor, have grown the band's reputation over the past few years. Here they play a few songs and chat with Maia about an encounter with the Rolling Stones, among other things...
Keywords: music; blood red shoes; live; indie; rock; music; maia macdonald; btrtv; breakthru radio; btr live studio; new york; nyc; red river; brighton; england
Downloads: 14
[movies]Night Panther - BTR Live Studio [ep185]
Based in Doylestown, PA, and featuring members of past BreakThru Radio favorites White Birds and Drink Up Buttercup, Night Panther has added members and gained notoriety for a handful of tracks in the past year, including a cover of Grizzly Bear’s “Two Weeks.” Assigning their own style the cheeky faux-genre descriptor “sex pop,” in this unique, stripped-down performance -- taking the band away from synths and simplifying their setup with just our studio piano -- things take a distinct ...
Keywords: music; night panther; queen bitch; doylestown; sex pop; piano; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york; pennsylvania; pa; indie; rock; pop
Downloads: 10
[movies]Team Genius - BTR Live Studio [ep135]
Team Genius, made of a sprawling group of Ohio natives (and 1 Canadian) has become one of New York City's most prolific and fun loving bands. They've amassed several bodies of work, all of which chronicle the ups and downs of twenty-something life in the city. During their exclusive live session we tested their portrait drawing skills and learned everything from track-star secrets to state mascot trivia...
Keywords: music; team genius; indie; rock; btr; btrtv; harmonica; accordion; pop; brooklyn; nyc; ny; new york; live studio; btr live studio; maia macdonald; paper garden records
Downloads: 6
[movies]BTR @ SXSW, Day 2 - BreakThruTV [ep48B]
BreakThru Radio is down in Austin, TX, for South By Southwest 2013. Here, we see a sampling of what our team was checking out in Austin their second day in town, including clips at the Gear Expo and with The Flaming Lips at the Warner Sound by Nikon (at The Belmont). Much more to come in the days and weeks ahead!
Keywords: news&information; gear expo; the flaming lips; yewknee; wayne coyne; sxsw; south by southwest; austin; texas; music; festival; culture; breakthrutv; btrtv; breakthru radio; the liberty; live; maia macdonald
Downloads: 1
[movies]Strange Talk - BTR Live Studio [ep254]
Strange Talk are an Australian foursome making summery dance music. A live band that commands the dance floor with more beats and synths than your favorite club DJ, they've got the right pedigree to do the genre justice. With the requisite classically trained musician, a dance producer/DJ, and an array of funk/soul musicians, all the elements are there to make the kind of catchy, upbeat dance music that fits right in at festivals and headlining gigs on the international circuit...
Keywords: music; btr live studio; breakthru radio; btrtv; new york; nyc; live; indie; rock; music; maia macdonald; strange talk; australia; cast away; climbing walls; dance; pop; electro
Downloads: 5
[movies]EMEFE - BTR Live Studio [190]
EMEFE is a lively 10-piece afro-rock band from New York City whose members boast some impressive history: Antibalas, Sharon Jones & the Dapkings, Soulive, Charles Bradley, TV on the Radio, Medeski Martin and Wood, etc. Their music is all about being free from worry and, with strong funk, soul, hip-hop, and rock influences in the mix, they also have a way of making audiences move. Here, packed into our studio, the group makes a great racket and chats with Maia about their band name and the philos...
Keywords: music; emefe; good future; afrorock; antibalas; fela; funk; groove; jazz; soul; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york; afropop; afrobeat
Downloads: 8
[movies]Not Blood Paint - BTR Live Studio [ep222]
Not Blood Paint are quite possibly robots, or maybe aliens, or, at the very least, four musicians with a serious penchant for completely over-the-top theatrics. Musically, the quartet treads heavily in pop of the bizarre, glammy art-rock territory (strains of Bowie, Of Montreal, Dirty Projectors, etc), pumping out tightly constructed gems solid enough to blast past all the makeup and costumery. Every show is a different experience -- “experience” being the key here -- and their reputation ab...
Keywords: music; btr live studio; breakthru radio; not blood paint; maia macdonald; dont wanna talk about it; calm down; glam; new york; nyc; live; indie; rock; music
Downloads: 2
[movies]CALLmeKAT - BTR Live Studio [ep132]
Danish singer and composer Katrine Ottosen, more commonly known as CALLmeKAT creates music born of her love for experimenting with instruments including old Casio keyboards and Wurlitzer organs. CALLmeKAT draws inspiration from a diverse array of influences, including the installation art world and her relationship with New York City. She just toured the US with Rocky Votolato in support of her new album "Where The River Turns Black", which was released in Europe in March and will be released in...
Keywords: music; callmekat; call me kat; katrine ottosen; denmark; live; indie; rock; music; breakthru radio; btr; btrtv; btr live studio; live studio; maia macdonald; new york; nyc
Downloads: 7
[movies]Union Street Preservation Society - BTR Live Studio [ep193]
Union Street Preservation Society is an Americana/bluegrass band based in Brooklyn, NY (yes, on Union Street). This quintet is most at home around a single mic, slinging harmonies and strumming folk instruments with remarkable skill. The result is lively roots string music in the truest sense, and though the songs are new and original compositions, they feel immediately familiar and timeless. /// Featured song: “Better Luck Next Time” /// Live At Rockwood With Andy Statman is available now...
Keywords: music; union street preservation society; usps; better luck next time; country; bluegrass; americana; btr live studio; btrtv; breakthru radio; maia macdonald; live; music; nyc; new york; brooklyn
Downloads: 3
[movies]"Breakdown on the Beach" by Holy Sons - BTR Live Studio [ep69]
Holy Sons is the one-man project of Portland’s Emil Amos. The multi-instrumentalist plays raw, lo-fi indie rock, and remains relatively enigmatic, despite having released music under the Holy Sons moniker for the past two decades and having played with bands like Om, Dolorean, and Grails. Amos’ introspective nature and penchant for obscurity, give his music an added haunted, mysterious quality...
Keywords: music; holy sons; emil amos; grails; dolorean; om; survivalist tales; partisan records; breakthru radio; btr live studio; maia macdonald; live; nyc; lofi; indie rock; indie; portland; music
Downloads: 13
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